Archive for September, 2014

  • 29
    Sep
    2014

    Amazing Attendance!

    Already, after just three weeks into our new term, attendance is at an incredibly high level! The whole school target is 95.8% and we have surpassed this as our attendance…

  • 26
    Sep
    2014

    Blending Spices to Create Opportunity for a Thriving Community.

    As you are aware a group of staff, parents and pupils from Victoria Park Academy Smethwick, Birmingham have come together to form a social enterprise to support and create opportunity…

  • 22
    Sep
    2014

    Our ‘Big Adventure’ 2014

    This year’s ‘Big Adventure took place during the week beginning Monday 15th September. Each year group made their way from VPA to Edgmond Hall in Newport, Shropshire. Activities were expertly…

  • 20
    Sep
    2014

    Universal Infant Free School Meals

    The Government have introduced a new initiative funding schools in England to provide free, hot, nutritious school meals to all children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. The aim…

  • 18
    Sep
    2014

    Our Edgmond Hall Big Adventure 2014

    It’s that time of year again and there’s a definite buzz in the air! The week commencing Monday 15th September, staff and children from Victoria Park Primary Academy will embark…

  • 09
    Sep
    2014

    VPA Bread Bake Off 2014

    This year’s school bake off challenge has been set! The children have been asked to design and make bread that can be shared on their ‘Big Adventure’. Already the children…